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The 2012 Equal Justice Works Summer Corps Program

The Equal Justice Works Summer Corps program provides law students with the opportunity to dedicate at least 300 hours of their summer to a legal project at a qualifying nonprofit public interest organization. In 2012, 711 law students will be eligible to receive an AmeriCorps education award in the amount of $1,175 upon their successful completion […]

The American Bar Association, Law Student Division, Offers Writing Competitions

You must be an ABA Law Student Division member to be considered for the opportunities listed below, unless otherwise indicated. Business Law – Mendes Hershman Writing Contest Entry deadline: January 20, 2012 Award: $2,500 cash, and travel expenses to attend the Section’s Spring Meeting. International Law – Rona R. Mears Student Writing Competition & Scholarship […]

The ABA Section of International Law’s 2011 International Internship Program

The ABA Section of International Law’s 2011 International Internship Program website, hosted by the Law Student, LL.M., and New Lawyer Outreach Committee, is intended to facilitate the establishment of legal internships for U.S. law students interested  in the practice of international law with overseas law firms. The Section will act as a liaison between foreign […]

American Bar Association Law Student Division Liaison Positions 2012–2013

The Law Student Division’s liaison program enables students to participate with practicing lawyers in the ABA’s sections, divisions, forums, and other entities. Liaison positions offer students the opportunity to network and learn about practical law issues, and they offer entities a way to promote student membership and represent the views of law students. Available positions […]

Deadline Approaching for Paid Public Policy Internships With Institute for Humane Studies!

The Institute for Humane Studies offers paid public policy internships. Participants spend a rewarding summer completing internships with more than 80 think tanks and policy organizations across the country, learning about the principles and practices essential to policy making, and critically analyzing current events and policies. The program includes instructive seminars, resume workshops, mentoring, and […]

Applications for the Summer 2012 Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students Are Now Available!

Applications for the Summer 2012 Florida Supreme Court Internship Program for Distinguished Florida Law Students are now available. Copies of the application materials may be picked up in the Career Development Office, Room A112.  The deadline to submit application materials to Amy Perez, Director of Judicial Clerkships (Career Development Office Room A112) is Friday, March 2nd at […]

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis Offers an Apprenticeship Program 2L Students

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, Nashville’s oldest and largest law firm, offers an apprenticeship program specifically designed for your class when you enter your 3L year.  Schola2Juris is a six-week, practice-specific fall apprenticeship that provides a unique opportunity to gain law firm experience while earning a $10,000 scholarship. The apprenticeships that are offered to students […]

International Legal Internships for Summer 2012

Interested in working abroad next summer for academic credit? Possibly in Paris, Hong Kong, or Buenos Aires?  The Career Development Office is hosting an information session on Thursday, January 19 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 109.  Suffolk University Law School and The Center for International Legal Studies offer this unique opportunity to acquire practical legal experience in […]

Visit Public Counsel for Various Public Interest Opportunities

Public Counsel is the largest pro bono law office in the nation and works with major law firms to change people’s futures. Their staff of fifty-one attorneys and forty-six support staff – including five social workers – along with over 5,000 volunteer lawyers, law students and legal professionals assisted over 32,000 low-income children, youth, adults and […]

Self-Funded Summer Internships Available With INTERIGHTS

INTERIGHTS is pleased to invite applications for “summer interns” for the period between May to September 2012.  INTERIGHTS specialises in the strategic litigation of human rights cases before regional and international human rights bodies, on cases from Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, Africa, South Asia and the Middle East. With programmes of work on […]